November 14, 2019

Parents devastated by stabbing death of 14-year-old student at Hamilton high school

A 14-year-old boy and an 18-year-old man from Hamilton have been charged with first-degree murder after emergency crews were called to Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School in Hamilton following a fatal stabbing on Monday. The names of the suspects, as well as the name of the victim, haven’t yet been released to the public. Officers probed the nearby area of Dunsmure Rd. and Ivon Ave. and arrested both suspects. A … Continued

Conestoga College Doon Campus hosts biannual Get Involved Fair

Student’s fill the lower atrium of Conestoga’s Doon Campus for the Get Involved Fair on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. (Mick Selman/Spoke) Community organizations from across Ontario flocked to Conestoga College’s Doon campus to connect with the student body and draw in new volunteers. The Get Involved Fair, which ran from Tuesday, Oct. 1 to Thursday, Oct. 3 at 1 p.m. gave students the chance to meet with representatives for the … Continued

Candidates spar over Indigenous issues at Conestoga College debate

Kitchener-area political candidates campaigned for the student vote during a debate at Conestoga’s doon campus on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019.

Students questioned candidates on issues facing Indigenous people, including the lack of clean water in some communities, land ownership and respectful consent.

Conestoga students frustrated with new semester traffic

As new students arrive in Conestoga College’s Doon campus in Kitchener, Ont., during the fall semester, the traffic comes in full force. With increasingly long wait times to get in and out of the college, Conestoga students share their opinions on the situation with Spoke. Lachlan Fraser for Spoke Online